Brad Paisley Discusses His New Album with Parade

Brad Paisley is featured in this Sunday’s PARADE. He discusses his new album, Wheelhouse, out April 9, which contains some of his most controversial songs to date. The track “Accidental Racists” features LL Cool J and sends a message of acceptance while “Those Crazy Christians” is about religion from a nonbeliever’s perspective. “This is what [...] Read More

Poet Maya Angelou Reveals Her Favorite Country Stars

Maya Angelou is a poet, educator, singer, dancer, actress, composer and Hollywood’s first female black director. She is also a huge country music fan. She talked with Parade about her favorite country acts and even admitted to having a crush on a few country stars. “I’ve been seriously affected by the breakup of Brooks & Dunn,” [...] Read More

FMHS Band invited to St. Patrick’s Day parade in Dublin

Wednesday morning, more than 170 band students at Fort Mill High School learned they’d received an invitation to perform at the St. Patrick’s Parade in Ireland in 2013. Fort Mill Band Director John Pruitt tells WRHI the process started earlier this year — but came to a T today with the big unveiling. Pruitt says [...] Read More

Christmasville 2011 kicks off

The Sixth Annual Christmasville festival kicked off Thursday night in downtown Rock Hill. Thursday’s opening ceremonies included a lighting of the village and a visit from Santa — who landed on Main Street Tuesday after skydiving from a plane. This year’s festival theme is Angels Among Us — modeled after the popular song by Alabama. [...] Read More